2016 July Outdoor Track & Field Highlights
What a busy July with athletes competing nationally and internationally in the European Youths and World Junior Championships.
World Junior Championships & European Youth Championships
Congratulations to Ciara Neville (Emerald), part of the Irish U20 relay team ( Molly Scott, Sharlene Mawdsley, Gina Akpe-Moses, Ciara Neville) which smashed the Irish record, running 44.82s in the U20 World final in Bydgoszcz, just 0.01 off fourth place. Well done Jenna Bromwell on getting to the Semi finals in the 400m.
Fine performances from both Ciara Neville and Jamie Mitchell in the European youths, both getting through to the semi finals.
Congratulations to Amy O Donoghue who won the IMC A 800m race in the Morton games with a PB of 2.06.04
Glo Health All Irelands
Well done to all the athletes who participated in the national finals.
Fine performances from Jamie Mitchell winning Gold in 400m and Silver in 200m.
Congratulations to the two relay teams competing in the 4*100m. Boys U19 (John Flynn, Jamie Mitchell,Sean Mc Carthy, Andrew Kennedy) won Silver and Girls U17 (Annie Russell, Zara Bolger, Bronagh Kelly, Lauren O Leary) won Bronze.